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    Funeral Cake

    Source of Recipe


    List of Ingredients

    • 2c. sugar
    • 2c. flour
    • 1t. soda
    • 1t. cinnamon
    • 1c. water
    • 1 stick butter
    • 1/2c. oil
    • 4T. cocoa
    • 1/2c. buttermilk
    • 2 eggs, beaten
    • 1t. vanilla
    • Icing:
    • 1 stick butter
    • 2T. cocoa
    • 3T. milk
    • 1t. vanilla
    • 1 (1lb) box confectioners sugar


    1. Mix together sugar, flour, soda and cinnamon. Put water, butter, oil, and cocoa into a saucepan and bring to a boil, melting butter.
    2. Pour over dry ingredients, mix well and set aside. Mix buttermilk, eggs and vanilla together.
    3. Add to batter. Pour into a 13x9x2 pan. Bake at 400 for 35 mins.
    4. For icing: Melt butter, add milk, cocoa, scald.
    5. Remove from heat, add confectioners sugar and vanilla. Beat with mixer and spread evenly over cake.




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